Extraordinarily Clear #muslimban

“I was a stranger and you welcomed me.” Just to be extraordinarily clear, a country has the sovereign right to close its borders to people it deems undesirable or dangerous. …

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Mirror, mirror on the wall…

The problem with Facebook is that it is a big mirror; a mirror with a financial incentive to tell us that we are beautiful. In this mirror we see the …

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Simple advice from Jesus to a divided electorate

After months of negative campaigning, it is easy to understand our growing ability to talk past, around, and at each other. Unintended or not, each negative ad or talking point belittling Hillary …

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Real Christians should be thanking Donald Trump

When Khizr Khan spoke last week at the Democratic National Convention it was powerful. In a short and pointed speech, Khan poked a large hole in all the vitriol and bluster …

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Our Connectional Game of Thrones

#UMCGC

A couple of weeks before United Methodists gather in Portland, Oregon for their General Conference, the highly anticipated sixth season of Game of Thrones will debut on HBO. This will be …

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The Church has a Jessica Alba-sized Problem

Jessica Alba’s Honest Company has a problem. It’s a problem many churches can relate to. Founded by Alba and Christopher Gavigan, Honest Co. has built its brand on the promise …

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Jesus or Trump. Who will you follow?

Donald Trump or Jesus Christ. Who should we follow? One promises to make America great again; the other rejected the Satanic temptation to rule. One promises a wall and false …